[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Remove BeOS and OS/2 native threads support

Måns Rullgård mans
Sat Apr 24 13:29:58 CEST 2010

"Fran?ois Revol" <revol at free.fr> writes:

> Le Sat, 24 Apr 2010 11:16:50 +0100, Mans Rullgard a ?crit :
>> These are unmaintained and reportedly broken.  Both systems have
> Did you try it ? :p

No, that's why I said they are "reportedly" broken.

>> pthreads implementations which can be used instead.
> This is wrong. Haiku has, BeOS doesn't.

Does anyone use the original BeOS nowadays?  Does it even run on
modern hardware?

> But since I don't have much time I'd rather have it working without 
> threads than not working at all...

It can easily be resurrected at any time.  Keeping broken code in the
repo with no intention of fixing it serves no purpose.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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